There are almost 300 children in custody in Gaston County, and not enough foster care homes .....WE NEED FOSTER PARENTS!! You can sign up for MAPP classes or do a new licensing process called "Deciding Together" training done in your home on your schedule. It is easier than ever to get the training that is required.
There are different agencies that you can choose from to be licensed through. Please call our office @ 704-215-4344 to receive a full list of the agencies that license.
“I am not afraid to grieve, I am afraid of what would happen to these children if no one took the risk to love them” –foster parent
“We are normal kids in ABNORMAL circumstances” –foster youth
“You might be temporary in their lives. They might be temporary in yours. But there is NOTHING temporary about the love or the lesson” –Tonia Christle
“I have learned that Foster Care is less about bringing a child into our family and more about bringing our family to a child” –Jami Kaeb
Email [email protected] for information on licensing agencies in our area